Volunteers, from left, with the Emily Geiger Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Becky Lindsley searches through records as Dorothy Pace and Sunni Winkler attempt to read the weather worn headstone Wednesday morning at the cemetery on the grounds of The Parish Church of St. Helena in Beaufort.
Volunteers, from left, with the Emily Geiger Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Becky Lindsley searches through records as Dorothy Pace and Sunni Winkler attempt to read the weather worn headstone Wednesday morning at the cemetery on the grounds of The Parish Church of St. Helena in Beaufort. Staff photo
Volunteers, from left, with the Emily Geiger Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Becky Lindsley searches through records as Dorothy Pace and Sunni Winkler attempt to read the weather worn headstone Wednesday morning at the cemetery on the grounds of The Parish Church of St. Helena in Beaufort. Staff photo

Tombstones help fill in empty chapters for the living

October 26, 2013 06:30 PM

UPDATED October 28, 2013 06:52 PM

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